PAN-JUMBIE

Sion Hill Euphonium responds to demands

VC – The executive of the Sion Hill Euphonium Steel Orchestra has answered the bellowing call, and has commissioned a training programme for adults who are interested in learning about the steel pan.

Beginning last Monday at the orchestra’s base in Sion Hill Village, close to 20 adults enrolled in the training programme.

The consensus among the trainees is the need to learn the instrument.
Sion Hill Euphonium responds to demands

But, as the saying goes, “the children should lead the way.”

This is so in the case of Cedel Webb–Allen, who said that she was inspired to restart playing the steel pan, after being re-invigorated by her daughter, who is a member of the Sion Hill Euphonium junior and senior sides, as well as the Girls’ High School Steel Orchestra.

A confident Webb-Allen said that after the training programme, she will be competent enough to represent the band in the 2019 senior panorama competition, alongside her daughter.

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